Adelyn

Adelyn - A very unique female name



  Jun 16,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Adelyn, meaning noble, nobility, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1916 on position #1608. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Adelyn and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Adelyn? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Adelyn. The baby girl name Adelyn was given to 1,310 baby girls in 2012, ranking #237 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,079 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Adelyn peaked in popularity 7 years ago in 2012 on position 237.



Famous with this name

Adelyn Bushnell
Adelyn Bacon
Adelyne Liu


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Adelyn is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Adelyn is currently topping the baby name charts in Kansas at position #94 - and is the least popular in Connecticut at position #565.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Adelyn is where you live.


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Adelyn origin and meaning

Adelyn is a 6 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means noble, nobility. To see famous people named Adelyn, pop culture references for the name Adelyn and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Adelyn

We've found the following names that sound similar to Adelyn, sorted by popularity.

Adeline / Adalyn / Adelina / Adalynn / Adilene / Adelynn / Addilyn / Adaline / Adilyn / Addilynn /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012237
2011299
2010379
2009401
2008575
2007830
20061055
20051324
20041812
20031590
20022221
20012845
20003218
19983810
19934154
19904095
19221822
19211791
19181560
19161608

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Kansas94
South Dakota101
Wyoming105
Wisconsin126
Oklahoma127
Nebraska129
Indiana129
Oregon138
Michigan143
Utah144
Ohio150
Minnesota151
Kentucky159
Missouri180
Iowa182
North Carolina199
Tennessee202
Colorado202
Louisiana202
Delaware204
Pennsylvania207
Washington218
Maryland229
South Carolina235
Illinois241
Arkansas244
Texas257
Georgia277
Nevada282
Arizona296
Mississippi321
Alabama324
Florida347
Virginia378
Massachusetts400
California406
New Jersey428
New Mexico458
New York484
Connecticut565

Even more about Adelyn


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Adelyn a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Adelyn?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2012
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Adelyn
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 1,079
Letter count 6
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1916
2012 births +1,310

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